Meltdown 2008 announced

by Modculture 21 April, 2008

The line-up for 2008’s Meltdown Festival, London Southbank’s annual gig-fest, has just been announced.Massive

This year’s event, which runs from the 14th to the 21st June, is being curated by Massive Attack. There are a few acts of particular interest to Modculture readers. Most notably is that psych-rockers Gong will be playing a rare UK show on the 14th, Horace Andy will play an acoustic show on the 15th, jazz-soul man Terry Callier performs on the 20th, and funk-rock legends George Clinton and P-Funk play on the 21st. Also on the 15th will be a screening of The Night James Brown Saved Boston. Massive Attack themselves play on the opening and closing nights.

For more on Meltdown, including info on how to buy tickets, visit the Southbank website here.